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Just had a CBC lab test yesterday and my A/G ratio was high

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1.9. What can that mean...
Just had a CBC lab test yesterday and my A/G ratio was high 1.9. What can that mean? Should i have other tests done?
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Thanks for this question

This is not serious and commonly out of range

It is not a concern

It represents the protein content in your blood and subject to a lot of variables

if everything else is good then you are fine

Thanks for this question.Please don't forget a positive rating.I appreciate it. :)
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